Botanical Name: anthemis nobilis Origin: France Cultivation: conventional Part of Plant: blossoms Extraction: steam
Common Uses: Commonly used for cramps and spasms. One of the best oils for irregular periods, painful periods, PMS. Use in compress for stomach cramps and colic.
Emotional/Psychological Uses: Very calming to the central nervous system, relieves anxiety and tension, useful for treating shock.
Cosmetic/Skin Uses: Treats dry, itchy skin, dermatitis, eczema, hypersensitive skin, couperose, inflammations and puffiness. Good for irritated, itchy skin conditions. Add to an oatmeal body exfoliant or bath.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender, Neroli, Patchouli, Rose, Ylang Ylang, Rose Geranium, Grapefruit, Helichrysum. For a sedating bath before bed, combine Roman Chamomile, Petitgrain, Lavender and Sandalwood.
Try It: One of the best oils to relax children before bed or when they are upset.
Best Ways to Use: Compress, massage, after-bite, bath and balm/gel, one of the best oils to relax children before bed or when they are upset